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Lesson 10 The Delivery phase
Objective Identify the key elements of the Delivery phase.

Website Delivery Phase

You and your team have worked with the client through the first four phases:
  1. Discovery,
  2. Definition,
  3. Design, and
  4. Development.
The next phase covers a very exciting time, as the website development process proceeds to Delivery.

What is the goal now?

In the Delivery phase, the site goes "live." The goal is to display the fully operational site, with all features functioning as planned.

The WebTeam delivers

WebTeam delivers, installs, and launches the site. Key team members need to be available for troubleshooting during this phase. Click the group to find where the specific responsibilities lie.
  1. 1st phase tab = Discovery
  2. 2nd phase tab = Definition
  3. 3rd phase tab =Design
  4. 4th phase = Development, and
  5. 5th phase tab = Delivery.

OBJECTIVES DELIVERABLES Activities
Promote the Web site Promotional plan and materials Announce and promote the product within the client organization and externally, as appropriate

ROLE OBJECTIVES DELIVERABLES Activities
Creative None None All creative tasks are complete by this phase

OBJECTIVES DELIVERABLES Activities
Technical Test, deliver, and install the product with necessary documentation Site documentation Ensure that delivery meets established timelines Oversee documentation of processes and information regarding the Web site that the client will need Install, configure, and administer the firewall Troubleshoot the security system Test database development components Implement the final database solution on the production servers Assist with the installation, configuration, and integration of the product Conduct application testing Test Internet functionality, such as download speed and links Troubleshoot the database system Test the installed system

ROLE OBJECTIVES DELIVERABLES WHO MIGHT DO THIS?
Business Promote the Web site Promotional plan and materials Internet business strategist
Technical Test, deliver, and install the product with necessary documentation Site documentation Internet application developer Database application developer Database administrator

Internet Application Developer
In the next lesson, you will see the last phase in the development cycle: Post-delivery.